Category Archives: Every Child Succeeds Act

MDE to present draft of ESSA plan at committee meeting

The Minnesota Department of Education is scheduled to present an early draft of the state’s Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) plan Wednesday during a joint hearing of the House and Senate education policy committees. See http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/comm/docs/3310aedb-555c-48ea-bc0f-269f555630ad.pdf to view a copy … Continue reading

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Share your input at one of MDE’s Every Student Succeeds Acts stakeholder meetings

As a school board member, you most likely ran for office to make an impact on education matters in your school district. Today begins the first of six opportunities for you to help develop Minnesota’s new accountability plan for the … Continue reading

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Every Student Succeeds Act rulemaking committee continues discussion of assessments

  Source: National School Boards Association (NSBA) The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Negotiated Rulemaking Committee Thursday held the second day of negotiations for its second session. U.S. Department of Education (ED) officials opened the meeting seeking comments on its … Continue reading

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Watch President Obama discuss, sign new federal education bill

Visit https://youtu.be/N9CUvaexMpM?t=44m18s to view today’s video footage of President Barack Obama discussing and then signing the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). ESSA replaces the No Child Left Behind Act. Visit https://www.nsba.org/newsroom/president-obama-signs-every-student-succeeds-act for a press release from the National School Boards Association. … Continue reading

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President Obama signs Every Student Suceeds Act

President Barack Obama just signed the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) into law a few moments ago. The new law replaces the No Child Left Behind Act. For more information about ESSA, see the following resources from the National School … Continue reading

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What they are saying about NCLB replacement bill

The U.S. Senate passed the new federal education bill (the Every Student Succeeds Act) Wednesday — after the U.S. House passed it the previous week. Now, the bill is expected to be signed today by President Barack Obama. Check out … Continue reading

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MSBA praises Senate’s passage of NCLB replacement bill

MSBA is delighted to announce that the U.S. Senate just passed a bill today to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (aka No Child Left Behind). The Senate approved the new federal K-12 education bill — the Every Student Succeeds … Continue reading

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